july, 2021

02jul8 h 30 min15 h 00 minCENTURI Scientific Day

Event Details

The second CENTURI Scientific Day will take place on Friday, July 2, at the Hexagone’s auditorium.

This event aims to foster new interdisciplinary collaborations and projects within our community and at encouraging applications to CENTURI PhD and postdoc calls.


  • 09.40-10.00 Welcoming coffee
  • 10.00-10.05 Welcoming words – Thomas Lecuit
  • 10.05-10.15 Presentation of CENTURI multiengineering platform
  • 10.15-11.30 Session 1 – Physics/soft matter/microfluidics/modellingPierre Ronceray (CPT) – Learning more from stochastic trajectories
    • Alphée Michelot (IBDM) – Reconstitution of two molecular mechanisms from purified proteins requires new biophysical models
    • Mar Benavides (MIO) – High spatiotemporal resolution measurements of marine diazotroph cells
    • Félix Rico (LAI) – Acoustic force spectroscopy, a new tool to manipulate molecules and cells
    • Andrea PASINI (IBDM) – Epithelial dynamics in a new model system, the Placozoan vTrichoplax adhaerens
  • 11.30-11.50 Coffee break
  • 11.50-12.50 Session 2 – Advanced microscopy
    • Simon Hadjaje (IUSTI – IBDM) – Hemolymph circulation during the Drosophila Melanogaster wing deployment
    • Philippe Roudot (I2M) – Dynamic biomolecular cloud modeling for automated mining in 3D live cell microscopy
    • Adrien Julia (LIS – INMED) – Modeling and correcting physics of degradation in microscopy
    • Pierre Mandin (LCB) – Dynamic control of gene expression by regulatory RNAs
  • 12.50-14.00 Lunch break
  • 14.00-15.00 Session 3 – AI/Machine learning
    • Prithwidip Saha (LAI – CRCM) – – Exploring how DNA repair nanomachines dynamically and bmechanically interact with DNA
    • Belaid Benhamou (LIS) – Study of logical models and AI tools for the detection of the secondary structure of RNA molecules and the stable structure of proteins
    • Léo Guignard (LIS) – Morphogenesis quantification at the single cell scale
    • Alla Solod (INMED – CPT) – Understanding large-scale spatial navigation using virtual reality, multi-site electrophysiological recordings in the hippocampus and computational modeling
  • 15.00 End of CENTURI Scientific Day

To attend the event, please register at the following address: https://centuri-livingsystems.org/centuri-day-registration/


(Friday) 8 h 30 min - 15 h 00 min



163 avenue de Luminy